Formation for ministry in American Methodism : Twenty-first Century challenges and two centuries of problem-solving / Russell E. Richey, Candler School of Theology, Emory University.Material type: TextPublisher: [Nashville, TN] : General Board of Higher Education and Ministry, The United Methodist Church, 2014Description: 132 p. ; 23 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780938162094; 0938162098.Subject(s): United Methodist Church (U.S.). General Conference | Christian leadership -- Methodist Church | Relgious education -- United States -- History | Religious education -- Study and teaching -- United StatesLOC classification: BX8349.L43 | R53 2014
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"This study originated as a plenary address at 'THE UMC AFTER TAMPA: WHERE DO WE GO FOM HERE? A United Methodist Faculty Consultation for the 2012-16 Quadrennium,' an event sponsored and hosted by Candler School of Theology, Emory University." -- publication note.
Includes bibliographical references.
Theological education: today's challenges in bicentennial perspective -- Counseled: under Wesley's imperatives and through books -- Collegial: yokefellowed tutelage -- Conferenced: course of study guidance and accountability -- Collegiate: formation in class and chapel -- Seminary: specialized theological formation -- Synthesized: seminary formation compounded anew -- Contextualized: varying pedagogies and curricula -- Counseled again? Wesleyan imperatives, episkopé and community -- The way ahead: formation for ministry in a digital world -- Appendix.